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Brainerd police

OTHER — A report at 12:27 p.m. Tuesday of a male trying to sell meat and groceries out of a black truck with a large white refrigerator in the back at the 1500 block of Quince Street.

Girls Port Group Home, 115 North First St., Tuesday reported that staff found packaging from some types of smoking materials.

ARRESTS — A 17-year-old resident was arrested at 7:57 p.m. Tuesday for fifth-degree assault, disorderly conduct and possession of tobacco at the 400 block of South Sixth Street.

An 18-year-old man was arrested at 2:03 p.m. Tuesday with a felony probation violation possession of stolen property and possession of a small amount of marijuana.

FIGHT — A report at 11:34 a.m. Tuesday of a fight at the 3000 block of Oak Street.

THEFT — Randy Ramsdell, 700 block Laurel Street, Tuesday reported a theft.

Colton Corry, 700 block of Laurel Street, Tuesday reported the theft of a Fed Ex package that was dropped off at his front door.

Lawrence Matten, 1600 block of Louis Avenue, Tuesday reported the theft of a mini refrigerator from his motor home.

Leah Herrera, 300 block of First Avenue Northeast, Tuesday reported a theft of a phone.

PROPERTY DAMAGE — Mary Gale, 1500 block of Laurel Street, Tuesday reported several things in the house were damaged and then the subject fled.

FRAUD — An internet fraud was reported at 11:12 a.m. Tuesday at the 700 block of Walnut Street.

Baxter police

THEFT — Ruth Laplante Tuesday reported the theft of a cellphone from a vehicle while at the 14000 block of Dellwood Drive.

FRAUD — A report at 11:58 a.m. Wednesday that a debit card was stolen and used at Walmart six times in the last two months.

A report at 6:53 p.m. Tuesday of someone using their credit card.

Little Falls police

THEFT — A report at 10:38 a.m. Tuesday of the theft of Gas Strikemaster Ice Auger from a garage at the 500 block Seventh Street Northeast sometime in the past two weeks.

ARRESTS — A 24-year-old St. Cloud resident, a 26-year-old Eagle Bend resident and a 25-year-old Big Lake resident were arrested at 1:33 a.m. Tuesday after a report that the occupants of a vehicle at the 1300 block of First Avenue Northeast were found in possession of drug paraphernalia and controlled substance. One of the male subjects was discovered to have a handgun on his person.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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